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Find emergency resources here, including links to maps, evacuation orders, and shelters for the Wednesday, January 4th-5th storm.

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Current Road Closures map

Most recent evacuation warnings SC County

Evacuation maps;

  • Carmel Valley Library located at 65 W Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel Valley, CA 93924
  • Prunedale Library located at 17822 Moro Rd, Prunedale, CA 93907

Emergency Shelters: Santa Cruz County

Cesar Chavez Middle School, 440 Arthur Rd, Watsonville, shelter currently open, beds available
Santa Cruz Bible Church, 440 Frederick St, Santa Cruz, shelter opens Jan 4 at 12:00 PM, temporary evacuation point only, no beds
Live Oak Elementary, 1916 Capitola Rd, Santa Cruz, shelter opens Jan. 4 at 12:00 PM
For general questions regarding storm-related resources please call 831-454-2285

Santa Cruz County maintains a local road closure site: This site includes real-time information on roads in the unincorporated areas (San Lorenzo Valley, North Coast, Aptos, Corralitos, La Selva Beach, etc.) It does not include information on state highways such as Highways 9, 1 or 152, nor does it include roads within local cities. Check for information on local highways.

To check on PG&E power outages, visit

Call 831-477-3999 to report county road issues in the unincorporated areas. You can also visit

For a list of locations in unincorporated areas where residents can pick up sand and/or sandbags, click here.

For real-time rain totals and local stream gages, please visit

Monterey County Emergency Information

For more information about resources click on the link to visit the Santa Cruz County Office of Response, Recovery, and Resiliency